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Should I remove Far Cry 3 - Map Editor?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,983
United States Rank #20,390
Reach 0.0077%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 281.18 days
960.35 days >
Average installed length: 504.59 days

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Far Cry 3 - Map Editor


Far Cry 3 - Map Editor is a program developed by Ubisoft. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 44 files and is usually about 8.01 MB (8,396,523 bytes). FC3UpdaterSteam.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 52% of users of Far Cry 3 - Map Editor come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.farcrygame.com
Help link: support.steampowered.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Far Cry 3
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe" steaC://uninstall/226470
Estimated size: 8.01 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Far Cry 3 - Map Editor

  • FC3Editor.Core.dll - FC3Editor.Core
  • FC3Editor.exe - FC3Editor
  • FC3UpdaterSteam.exe - Autopatch (Autopatch system)
  • FC3.dll - Far Cry 3 (Dunia Engine/Far Cry 2 Dynamic Link Library)
  • FC3_d3d11.dll
  • binkw32.dll (by RAD Game Tools) - Bink and Smacker (RAD Video Tools)
  • clwireg.exe (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 (Microsoft .NET Framework Registration Correction Tool)
  • clwireg_ia64.exe (by Microsoft)
  • clwireg_x64.exe
  • D3D11InstallHelper.dll - DirectX SDK (Direct3D 11 Install Helper DLL)
  • D3D11InstallX86.exe - Direct3D 11 Install Helper Command-line EXE
  • dotNetFx35setup.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 (Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Setup)
  • DSETUP.dll - Microsoft® DirectX for Windows® (Direct driver preloader)
  • dsetup32.dll - Microsoff(R) DirectX per Windows(R) (Installazione di DirectX - settore a 32 bit)
  • DXSETUP.exe - Microsoft® DirectX für Windows® (Microsoft DirectX-Setup)
  • farcry3.exe
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe
  • FarCry3_mp_dlc.exe - Far Cry 3 - High Tide (InstallScript Setup Launcher)
  • FirewallInstall.exe
  • FirewallInstallHelper.dll - Firewall Install Helper DLL
  • GameuxInstallHelper.dll - Game Explorer Install Helper DLL
  • GDFInstall.exe
  • GDFWin8.dll
  • Gibbed.Dunia2.BinaryObjectInfo.dll - Gibbed.Dunia2.BinaryObjectInfo
  • gpudatabase.dll - GPU Database DLL (Ubisoft Entertainment)
  • netfx35_ia64.exe - Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 Setup)
  • netfx35_x64.exe
  • netfx35_x86.exe
  • pbag.dll
  • pbcl.dll
  • pbsv.dll
  • pbsvc_fc3.exe
  • SandBar.dll (by Divelements Limited - http://www.divelements.co.uk/) - SandBar (SandBar (Commercial Version))
  • SandDock.dll (by Divelements Limited - http://www.divelements.co.uk/) - SandDock (SandDock (Commercial Version))
  • systemdetection.dll - System Detection DLL
  • ubiorbitapi_r2_loader.dll
  • uplay_r1_loader.dll
  • UplayInstaller.exe
  • VS_2008_vcredist_sp1_x86.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup)
  • VS_2010_vcredist_x86.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable (Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable Setup)
  • WIC_x64_enu.exe - Self-Extracting Cabinet
  • WIC_x86_enu.exe
  • XPSEPSC-amd64-en-US.exe - Windows Server 2003/Windows XP x64 Family (Hotfix Package)
  • XPSEPSC-x86-en-US.exe - Windows XP Family

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{E6601696-FAAD-4D83-8AD9-5A5E583E4FF1}' (runs on registration).
  • farcry3.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F1AFA3E7-830E-4A6C-A52F-3E68E97F5A5C}' (runs on registration).
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • farcry3_d3d11.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\SteamLibrary\SteamApps\common\Far Cry 3\bin\farcry3_d3d11.exe'.
  • farcry3.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\SteamLibrary\SteamApps\common\Far Cry 3\bin\farcry3.exe'.
  • FC3UpdaterSteam.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\common\Far Cry 3\bin\FC3UpdaterSteam.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:3.26 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0081316006%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00176675%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00636485%
0.015104% average
I/O reads/min:4.58 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:18.94 KB
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Far Cry 3 - Map Editor?

You can uninstall Far Cry 3 - Map Editor from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Far Cry 3 - Map Editor, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Far Cry 3 - Map Editor.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.24%
Windows 10 35.10%
Windows Vista 0.66%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 13.91%
Windows 7 Professional 12.58%
Windows 8.1 11.92%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.28%
Windows 10 Home 5.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.83% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.83%
  United Kingdom 8.38%
  Germany 6.81%
  Canada 5.24%
  France 5.24%
  Australia 2.62%
  Netherlands 2.62%
  DK 2.09%
  Norway 2.09%
  Sweden 1.57%
  Switzerland 1.05%
  Finland 1.05%
  Italy 1.05%
  Japan 1.05%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 18.75%
Dell 17.50%
ASUS 16.25%
Hewlett-Packard 16.25%
Alienware 6.25%
Lenovo 5.00%
MSI 2.50%
Samsung 2.50%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.15%
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 3.09%
Dell XPS 8300 3.09%
ASUSTeK G75VW 2.06%
BIOSTAR Group TA970 2.06%
Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 2.06%

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a video game publisher and developer whos knonw brands include Assassin's Creed, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six, Beyond Good & Evil,Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon, Far Cry and Rayman.
Publisher URL: www.ubi.com


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